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“Love to all! May she rest in piece! ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Ron and Nancy Barnhart - TN

“My condolences to Seth, my Mr. Puff...And Janet and the boys too!! Thinking of you all during this difficult time. I have so many fond memories of us...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa White - Taylor, MI

“I would like to share my fondest memory with Wilma. It was Thanksgiving day and I asked what I can do to help prepare for dinner. Wilma said ok, come...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa White - Taylor, MI

“We did not know Wilma but when I saw the obituary I had to write and send our sympathies. We used to live across the street from Wilma's son Bob...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Bonnie DeVries - Wyoming, MI

“Wilma blessed us all at St. Stephen's / RockPointe Church with her warmth and gracious spirit. I loved coming to fellowship and getting hugs from...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Audrey Tyler-Creasey - Rockford, MI

“Our Deepest sincere condolence Linda Seth, and Rick , brothers and rest of the close family. Our prayers are with you. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Dave and Jane Schlagel - MI

Paul and Wilma Ingham's wedding. “Aunt Wilma left us with so many wonderful memories. My thoughts of her start when I was a child--I remember her teaching me songs. Then there were...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Claudette Darling - Comstock Park, MI

“Dear David, Bob, Linda and Steve Aunt Wilma was a very special person - she loved being busy and going places. We enjoyed being with her. You have...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Gordon and Dolores Tramper - MI

“Wilma Ingham was a loving and attentive grandmother with a warm smile and laugh that could fill a room with sunshine. She loved meeting new people,...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Jodi Ingham - New York City, NY

“I was always so impressed by Wilma's stamina and positive attitude. Of course a picture shows her with a butterfly pin. She had so many butterfly...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn Plank - Grand Rapids, MI

“My condolences to the family of Mrs. Wilma J. Ingham. May loving memories fill your heart with comfort and joy. Be assured of God's love. (1 Peter...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Mrs. Williams - MI

“Such a blessing it has been to have so many years with you Grandma! You've been an inspiration to all of us and have touched all of our lives in so...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Becca Giroski - Belmont, MI

“I always enjoyed working with Wilma. One of the greatest benefits of working at Meijer Gardens is developing relationships with the senior...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Kim Ervine - Grand Rapids, MI

“Keep smiling and singing, Wilma. You will continue to make everyone happy. So many memories of the Pappas, Ingham and Fish families. Love, Mary Ann ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Ann Knoblauch - Lexington, MI

“such a sweet and wonderful person! the world is a little bit more dim from one less light shining! but the heavens are radiating with such light!...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Theresa Kulas - Grand Rapids, MI

“Mom your constant love and support will be with us the rest of our lives. You blessed us in so many ways. Thank you for taking such good care of...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Rosalyn - Belmont, MI

“Love you, Grandma! See you again someday. Missing you til then. ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Missi Ingham - Palm Springs, CA


INGHAM – Mrs. Wilma J. Ingham, aged 94 of Belmont, passed away peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Villa Maria Retirement Community, her loved home for the past year. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul M. Ingham, Jr.; 3 sisters, Evelyn, Mildred and Lillian and their spouses; and 3 brothers, Fred, Ed and Bob and their spouses. Surviving are her children, David (Rosalyn) Ingham, Bob (Carol Guppy) Ingham, Linda (Rick) Rector, Steven Ingham; grandchildren, Lori Talo, Scott Talo, Rebecca (Nick) Giroski, Jodi Ingham, Jenifer (Tim) Millonzi, Shawn Lutz, Brian (Sarah) Ingham, Dustin (Sarah) Ingham, Melissa Ingham, Seth (Janet) Piccolo, Kim Loeckner, Lisa White, Josiah Ingham, Isaac Ingham; great grandchildren, Amanda, Molly, Jamin, Kira, Rush, Matthew, Jackson, and Henry; sister, Edna Patton of St. Clair Shores; sister-in-law, Maryann Schultheiss of South Carolina.

Wilma was involved with Well Child Clinic, Community Chest in Belmont, MI, Campfire Girls and Cub Scouts, NCHAA, Gem and Mineral Club, and HATS program. She was a member of St. Stephen Lutheran Church (currently Rock Pointe) in Belmont, since 1979. She loved to sing and was a member of her church choir and also the Northview Seniors 'Silvertones' for many years. She volunteered for many years at Meijer Gardens where her smiling face was known by all. She was a retiree from the Michigan Veterans Facility.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, July 19 at Stegenga Funeral Chapel, 1601 Post Dr. NE. The family will greet relatives and friends Thursday 6 to 8 PM and one hour prior to the service on Friday. Private interment will be held at Blythefield Memory Gardens at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Frederik Meijer Gardens.